Wednesday, August 05, 2020


MTA Alumni Return for Lunch and Torah With Rabbi Mendelson

On Tuesday afternoon, young Yeshiva University High School for Boys (MTA) alumni were invited to join Rabbi Mendelson for a special Lunch & Learn program hosted in the fourth floor Lecture Hall. The program, which was the first event of what MTA is planning to make into a regular series, offered the young alums the chance to

Manhattan Day School Students Make Their Mark at National History Day

Last week, nine MDS students participated in National History Day, an education program that engages students in grades six through 12 in the discovery and interpretation of historical topics. By participating in History Day, students can research topics related to the annual theme and can express themselves creatively through

TABC’S Rabbi Josh Kahn Named MTA Head of School

Rabbi Joshua Kahn has been named head of school at the Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy/Yeshiva University High School for Boys (MTA). The appointment is the culmination of an extensive international search that involved parents, faculty, alumni, board members and YU administrators.

“MTA has

Bi-Cultural Announces 2016 Celebration Dinner Honorees

On Monday, May 30, at the Greenwich Hyatt Hotel at 5:30 p.m., Bi-Cultural Day School will be celebrating its 60th birthday by honoring a special group of dedicated community members and a member of the faculty at the annual Bi-Cultural Day School Celebration Dinner. Seven people will be

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Bi-Cultural

The Bi-Cultural Day School Players will be performing The Wizard of Oz on Thursday, March 31, at 7:00 p.m. and on Sunday, April 3, at 10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. The Wizard of Oz production is the school’s annual spring musical and is the traditional telling of the time-honored classic, featuring such well-loved songs as “Over the

WTA, WDS, SAR Students Receive First Chumashim and Siddurim

WDS Says Shema Under the Stars

On Sunday evening, Westchester Day School brought the night sky indoors for Shema Under the Stars, a musical pajama party. Entering a room filled with star balloons and decorations, children excitedly showed off their favorite pajamas and enjoyed coloring special Shema Under the Stars pillowcases. Led by Shy Krug, the kids

WTA Black and White Event Scholarship Fundraiser Is Huge Success

This was not your typical school dinner. No honorees, less than ten minutes of speeches, and a relatively low fundraising goal. WTA, in its third year of educating and stimulating young minds, recently held its annual Shomrei Torah scholarship event. The goal was to raise $100,000 towards the school's scholarship fund. WTA

Creativity and Music Humming Abound at Bi-Cultural

February is the shortest month of the year, but Bi-Cultural Day School managed to collaborate to ensure that this short month was jam-packed with culture, creativity and music. The school began the month with the Student Council-sponsored BCDS Student Photo Contest, in which students from all grades were able to submit an

Bi-Cultural Students Build Large-Scale Model of Second Temple

On Thursday, February 11, students in Grades 4 through 8 combined hands-on, project-based  learning with traditional study as they helped build a large scale model of the Beit HaMikdash,  the Second Temple. Students learned about how the Temple, which was one of the tallest  buildings during its time, played such an important

Carmel Academy’s STEM Program Garners National Attention

Carmel Academy’s award-winning science, technology, engineering and mathematics program has garnered national attention with its students winning another award in a nationwide STEM challenge, just a few weeks after the school was featured in a National Science Teachers Association publication.

Westchester Day School Kindergarteners Put Chesed Into Action

On Friday the kindergarten students of Westchester Day School held their annual Kabbalat Shabbat performance. This year the performance was about tzedakah, and was reflective of a year-long program spearheaded by Morah Sue Moskovich. Beginning on Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan, the kindergarten began "Our Time to Give," in which

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